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Viral Thread is hiring

Tech Superstar

You will be working for Viral Thread as Tech Superstar

Exciting web based media company is looking for a CTO to join our team.

Viral Thread is a media company based in the heart of Shoreditch.

In business for just under a year, Viral Thread has grown rapidly with over 1.2 million likes on Facebook and serving over 20 million users per month.

We are currently in the hunt for a CTO to expand the tech side of the company. This will be a high responsibility role and as the company aggressively expands, you will be heading up the tech team. Due to this, we are looking for the most exciting talent who are committed to a long journey in helping Viral Thread became a major media platform.

Your roles will include:

1) Data analysis

With 80% of our traffic coming from social, we need to analyse as much data as possible to ensure we are consistently delivering the right content and reaching the people we need to.

2) SEO

With a notably small amount of work in SEO up to this point we need someone who can help optimise our website to help increase traffic from search engines.

3) Monetisation Analysis

With a plethora of monetisation avenues available, you will need to research the best options and ensure design and content help create the best CTR’s and CPC’s.

4) A/B Testing

From traffic sources and monetisation avenues to design and content, we need to test every aspect of the business to ensure its as efficient and effective as possible.

5) Strategy

As the head tech employee you will work with the CEO to devise a long term tech strategy.

This is an incredible opportunity to join a rapidly expanding tech company at a very early stage and therefore have a considerable role in influencing its future. You will play a decisive role in the direction Viral Thread take and thus the height of our success.

While this job will be high intensity, we also operate a fun and relaxed atmosphere in our office. The expectations will of course be high but at the same time the job will be interesting, incredibly diverse and most of all, extremely rewarding.

To apply for this job please send the following to jobs@viralthread.com with subject title, ‘Tech Superstar Job Application’:


Minimum 500 word cover letter detailing why you would be perfect for this role

Thank you for your interest in joining Team VT.

The Job

Team/Dept: Tech Team

Job type: Permanent full time

Remote working possible: no

Level of experience required:

Salary/package: 24,000


This job is located in London, United Kingdom

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We are a startup that is growing very rapidly. You would be heading up the tech team so it's an incredible opportunity